Hidalgo County reported Friday that four people died from the virus and that 26 people tested positive for COVID-19.
Of the four people who died from the virus, two were not vaccinated, according to the report from the Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Department. The youngest person to die was a man in his 50s from Pharr.
The people who tested positive are in the following age groups:
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The county also reported that 63 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, including 62 adults and a child.
Of the 63 people admitted with COVID-19, 19 are patients in intensive care units, including 18 adult patients and one child.
Since the pandemic began, 195,007 people have been tested positive for the virus, and 3,867 people have died from the county virus.
There are currently 425 reported active cases of COVID-19 in the county.